Man arrested for theft out of motor vehicle

KIMBERLEY – A man aged 30 was arrested for theft out of motor vehicle by Kimberley Visible Police officers Cst Dieketseng Motau and Cst Sello Makoro at approximately 14:30 on 13 February 2020 at Allen Street.

It is alleged that the suspect broke into a vehicle which was safely parked, breaking its side window to gain access into the vehicle. The suspect stole three Laptops and climbed into a local taxi which was followed and he was arrested and detained.

Stolen property was returned to lawful owner. The suspect will apper before the local Magistrates Court soon, facing a charge of Theft out of Motor Vehicle.

Police investigation continues.

Source: South African Police Service